Discover art by emerging and established artists

Shadbolt Centre for the Arts offers a one-of-a-kind space to experience diverse artistic practices from painting to ceramics to sculpture, photography and more.

We're committed to promoting all kinds of artists and bringing their work to the community. We offer free admission and a welcoming atmosphere.

Browse current and past exhibitions

Culture Days 2021: Birds I View 

Using the natural elements of picturesque Deer Lake Park, participants used bird stencils to search for colourful textures to act as background patterns for their birds. This was just one of the many free activities offered as part of Culture Days, a month long, nationwide celebration of arts and culture from September 24 to October 24, 2021. 

Langara College Ceramics Scholarship

Georgia Fairhurst and Dimos Kefalas were the recipients of the first Langara College Ceramics Scholarship, a program made possible by a collaboration between Langara College, the Northwest Ceramics Foundation, and the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts. 

Shadbolt teen art exhibition 2021

Teen artists use photography, painting and pottery for reflection, self-expression, exploration and growth.

Greg Kimura: ceramics

Greg Kimura uses his quirky humour to design ceramic ware that'll make you smile.

Visual arts

Students showcase stunning artwork full of great details and style.

A Touch of Hand: alternative processes in photography

Photo-based artists showcase images created by hand either before or once the lens-based images have been formed. The methods used include pinhole photography, mixed media, cyanograph, scanogram and lumen printing.

Artists in residence

Ari de la Mora and Richard Kent

Reimagine a traditional Mexican game called La Loteria, often referred to as Mexican Bingo, which uses historical images as the game's calling cards.

Susan Falk

Susan Falk uses oil, acrylic and pastel to express the vastness of the land and water Deer Lake Park encompasses.

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